COVID-19 Resources

The global community is fighting a common enemy that threatens the very lives of people, especially those who are elderly or have serious pre-existing health conditions. COVID-19 is a global pandemic that “was first reported on 31 December 2019 by World health Organization country office following a cluster of pneumonia cases in Wuhan City, Hubei Province of China…To date, COVID-19 has become a global pandemic and it is continuing to spread across the globe” (

Various countries have implemented lockdown regulations to try reduce the threat of COVID-19. As the pandemic spreads it is placing tremendous strain on health services while also impacting upon businesses, employment and economies.

The social accountability sector has also been affected, as interventions that require stakeholder interaction have to be postponed or adapted to use online platforms where available. Material to assist CSO’s and practitioners to better manage their work during these times of crisis is being sought. This page seeks to share credible material/papers/FAQ’s relating to COVID-19 and what its impacts will require of CSO’s.

For more information, please scroll down to view material that is circulating regarding COVID-19. Please feel free to share any information that would be useful to CSOs in managing the crisis.